Movies like Malibu

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Malibu (1983)
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Malibu (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: A young couple from Milwaukee moves into the fabled, high-society Malibu beach community and becomes involved with the lives of the various people living in the community.
Plot: infidelity, scandal, beach, tennis, reporter, coast, corrupt lawyer, sex
Place: los angeles, malibu california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about infidelity, female nudity, sex, adultery, dishonesty, nudity (full frontal - brief) and couples mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Malibu: Marcy (1969), The Letter (1982), Young Lady Chatterley II (1985), Wuthering High (2015), Man, Woman and Child (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.2
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Marcy (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Marcy is forced to change her sexual orientation because of town rumors.
Plot: infidelity, sexual identity, female nudity, group sex, simulated sex, masturbation, lesbian, lesbianism, lesbian sex, erotica, sex, voyeurism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 60
The Letter (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The wife of a Malaysian planter kills an employee of her husband one night, but her motive begins to appear not entirely truthful.
Plot: blackmail, murder, deception, infidelity, trial, marriage, court
Place: malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Young Lady Chatterley II (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Cynthia, new lady of Chatterly, feels neglected by her husband. During his absences she tries to amuse herself with gardener Thomas, but always gets interrupted by new visitors. While she's busy her staff amuses itself. One of her guests is a ...
Style: erotic
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), cuckold, lesbian sex, lesbianism, seduction, lesbian, erotica, female nudity, sex, horse, horse riding, infidelity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.9
 488
Wuthering High (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An updated 21st century version of the Emily Bronte novel set in modern day Malibu, California where the wealthy Earnshaw family adopts Heath, a troubled teenager. The Earnshaws teenage daughter, Cathy, falls madly in love with him, embittering her ...
Plot: drug addict, rain, culture clash, cemetery, rebellious teenager, funeral, violence, depressed man, beach, seduction, high school, prom
Place: malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Man, Woman and Child (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A California professor (Martin Sheen), his wife (Blythe Danner) and his daughters make room for his orphaned illegitimate French son (Sebastian Dungan).
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, uplifting, realistic
Plot: infidelity, professor, college, dishonesty, youth, love and romance, orphan, couples, family relations, love affair, family life, beach ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 3.8
 122
Kreola (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Kreola arrives in Santa Domingo to join her photographer husband Andy. Although Andy is initially jealous of Marco, who is in town looking for his missing girlfriend who did not return from Santa Domingo with her coworkers after a girls getaway. ...
Style: erotic
Plot: infidelity, cuckold, extramarital affair, coitus, explicit sex, sex scene, female nudity, large breasts, cuckolded husband, boat, male nudity, beach ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.6
 176
Separate Ways (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A wife unhappy in her marriage begins an affair with an art student, unaware that her husband, a race driver, is also having an affair.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: infidelity, nightclub, marital crisis, crumbling marriage, love and romance, dishonesty, romance, unfulfillment, unsupportive spouse, lifestyle, down on your luck, college ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Crossing Thresholds (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Main portion of the movie displays an evening out for people from multiple circles having dinner in Charisma restaurant. Many stories are being told by patrons from each table.
Plot: betrayal, infidelity, faith
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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L.A. Law: The Movie (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Reunion movie from the popular TV series reunites most of the original cast from the Los Angeles law firm of McKenzie-Brackman. In the eight years since the series ended, the founding senior partner, Leland McKenzie, has retired and left Douglas ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: law firm, lawyer, reunion, legal, death row, courtroom
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Someone I Touched (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A woman learns that her husband has been unfaithful and that he has acquired a venereal disease. Then she learns that, after years of trying, she is finally pregnant
Style: gloomy, touching, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, pregnancy, extramarital affair, dishonesty, unfulfillment, love triangle, couples, syphilis, sexually transmitted disease, mother daughter relationship, adultery, swimming pool ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Sock It To My Baby (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A bored couple separately seduces young girls, when the husband becomes obsessed with and begins to pamper a young neighbor with disastrous results.
Plot: infidelity, voyeurism, lesbian, sex, seduction, aunt, promiscuity, group sex, marriage, sexploitation
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Closing Numbers (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Keith, Anna and their son Peter are a close, loving family living in a smart suburban street of a provincial city. Anna is a typical middle-class housewife, filling her day with good works, until one day, when she finds a note that leads to a ...
Plot: gay, infidelity, hiv, aids, bisexuality, in the closet, male homosexuality, bisexual, closeted homosexual, gay interest, homosexuality
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Sting of Death (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Miho and Toshio, putting their children and household at stake, duel for control in their degrading, middle-aged marriage.
Plot: infidelity, sexuality, marital crisis, revenge, adultery, insanity, suicide attempt, psychological drama, marriage
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Obsessed with a Married Woman (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jane Seymour makes a six-course meal of her starring role as a magazine editor in Obsessed With a Married Woman--indeed, her performance is the only tangible reason for sitting through this artistically bankrupt TV movie. The story contrives to have ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, mistress, magazine editor, husband wife relationship, affair, obsession, writers, male female relationship, magazine
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.9
 179
The Alley Cats (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Amid Europe's superwealthy jet set, lovely Leslie (Anne Arthur) feels neglected by her cheating fiancé, Logan (Charlie Hickman). She gets even by pursuing a few dalliances of her own and, in the process, falls for a gorgeous lesbian socialite ...
Plot: female homosexuality, lesbian, female nudity, socialite, suicide, sex, seduction, lesbianism, infidelity, exotic dancer
Place: bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Anglo Saxon Attitudes (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 229 min.
TV show
Story: Three part miniseries about Gerald Middleton, an aging historian, who reflects on his youth, relationships (especially the one with his best friend's girl), career (shadowed by a scandal), and current issues, like his marriage and kids.
Plot: historian, excavation, infidelity, female nudity, scandal, professor, husband wife relationship, topless, introspection
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
 351
Men (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A single young woman moves to Los Angeles, gets a job as a chef and has casual affairs.
Style: humorous, witty, clever, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: alcohol abuse, sexual relations, looking for sex, cooking and food, lifestyle, love and romance, gays and lesbians, romance, sexual content, gender, infidelity, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Love Has Many Faces (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman (Lana Turner) lives in Acapulco with moochers and a husband (Cliff Robertson) who married her for her money.
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: beach, rescue, dishonesty, crimes, love and romance, romance, investigation, prostitute, bounty hunter, deadly, doctors and patients, murder ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america, acapulco mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 4.7
 29
Kanarifuglen (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Together with colleagues Jan goes to a seminar on the Canary Islands. Already on the first day we starts an erotic relation to a stewardess, and during a swim with his boss his life changes dramatically.
Plot: working class, factory, erotica, adultery, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, accident, beach, sex, female nudity, vacation ...
Place: norway, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.4
 336
Eva Braun (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Eva Braun takes inspiration from the actual sex scandals in the Italian Parliament and the 120 Days of Sodoma by Marquis De Sade. This mix create a grotesque journey through power, sex and will of people who does everything to be successful. Pier is ...
Plot: politician, corruption, pervert, posing nude, female full frontal nudity, orgy, female nudity, secretary, scandal, politics, blow job, iphone ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 3K
Adrift (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A 1980s-set drama about a teenage girl undergoing her sexual awakening when she learns about her father's infidelities.
Style: touching, sexy, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Plot: infidelity, beach house, family relations, parents and children, family problems, parent child relationship, dishonesty, love, father daughter relationship, older man younger woman relationship, coming of age, beach ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Birch Interval (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young girl is sent to live with Amish relatives in post-war Pennsylvania, where her life dramatically changes.
Plot: dysfunctional family, witch, amish, sheriff, husband wife relationship, recluse, family relations, weirdo, countryside, infidelity, extramarital affair, tied to a tree ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sexually repressed woman's husband is having an affair with her sister. The arrival of a visitor with a rather unusual fetish changes everything.
Style: sexy, sexual, talky, witty, psychological ...
Plot: voyeurism, infidelity, videotaping, sexuality, drifter, therapist, sexual tension, yuppie, interview, sex with brother in law, sexual obsession, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Three Bewildered People in the Night (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: David, Craig and Alicia are a triangle of young lovers who find angst and despair as they sort out their feelings and sexuality in a late-night coffee shop.
Plot: bowling, infidelity, love triangle, homosexual, shower, gay kiss, photographer, coffee shop, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 44
Liz (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Elizabeth and David are getting married. One day a sailboat anchor outside their villa in the archipelago. Elisabeth feels a vague threat from the unknown sailor aboard.
Plot: infidelity, sexual desire, male nudity, flashback, split personality, lesbian sex, sex, erotica, boat, cafe, church, recluse ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Macu, la mujer del policía (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The true story of a jealous policeman and his young wife living in a shanty-town in South America.
Plot: older man younger woman marriage, infidelity, murder, female director, police officer, investigation, jealous husband, pedophile, nipples visible through clothing, teenage sexuality, wife leaves husband, teenage mother ...
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 472
A Rage to Live (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Grace Caldwell, a young Pennsylvania newspaper heiress living with her widowed mother, has trouble restraining herself when it comes to the amorous attentions of young men. As word starts to spread about her behavior, Grace becomes a major source of ...
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, looking for sex, singleness, infidelity, couples, journalism, dishonesty, heiress, marriage, love, romance ...
Time: 60s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Welcome to New York (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Fiction inspired from the story of the rise and the fall of french politician and former head of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn.
Style: cynical, realistic, serious, captivating, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, prostitute, downfall, human nature, obsession, addiction, dishonesty, life is a bitch, arrested, strong sexual content, housekeeper, sex addict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 255
InSearchOf (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sex is why we're all here. Power. Love. Sex. We're all looking for something. Ten characters each of whose lust sends them on a journey of discovery - sometimes decadent - spearhead the narrative threads in this unconventional American ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: infidelity, womanizer, sexual relations, looking for sex, couples, life is a bitch, dishonesty, male female relationship, adultery, sexual content, sex in car, panties ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Daydream Obsession 2: Infidelities (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this sequel to the ever-so-campy, wanna-be gay soft porn, Daydream Obsession, the naked-body-obsessed Clayton (Joseph Dain), whose previous demented daydreams turned to kidnapping and bondage nearly destroyed his friendship in the last film with ...
Plot: masturbation, jealousy, gay, infidelity, video diary, sexual obsession, camera, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, video camera, obsession, frisbee ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%